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PINC-08. Source of Income in 2010-People 15 Years Old and Over, By Income of Specified Type in 2010, Age, Race, Hispanic Origin, and Sex

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Current Population Survey, 2011 Annual Social and Economic Supplement.

(Numbers in thousands. People 15 years old and over as of March of the following year. Social Security income may include a small number of people who report Railroad Retirement Income as Social Security Income. Retirement Income includes payments reported as survivor, disability, or retirement benefits. Medians falling in the upper open-ended interval are plugged with "$250,000.")

  Total with Income $1 to $2,499 or loss $2,500 to $4,999 $5,000 to $7,499 $7,500 to $9,999 $10,000 to $12,499 $12,500 to $14,999 $15,000 to $17,499 $17,500 to $19,999 $20,000 to $22,499
65 to 74 Years
White alone, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
8,575 170 217 550 1,173 897 730 707 477 420
Earnings 2,272 216 161 159 107 203 92 122 72 100
  Wages and Salary 1,989 163 135 130 94 161 90 101 69 89
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 319 81 37 31 13 48 6 20 1 9
  Farm Self-Employment 37 18 0 0 0 8 2 0 0 2
Social Security 7,355 166 336 911 1,647 1,430 1,004 859 486 263
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 175 72 37 14 43 3 1 0 0 0
Public Assistance 20 16 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 70 3 7 6 3 12 18 10 6 0
Survivor Benefits 414 89 63 56 38 45 26 13 9 7
Disability Benefits 32 10 9 0 1 6 1 1 2 0
Unemployment Compensation 125 31 17 30 13 19 4 5 4 0
Workers Compensation 22 9 0 0 3 3 0 2 3 0
Property Income 4,999 3,202 515 339 183 158 74 114 45 40
  Interest 4,658 3,583 356 214 113 83 57 63 27 10
  Dividends 1,937 1,325 211 157 40 64 33 14 4 22
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 790 374 105 82 39 38 23 25 9 6
Retirement Income 2,520 390 347 268 248 228 157 120 98 70
  Company or Union Retirement 1,227 290 233 154 145 110 63 33 26 16
  Federal Government Retirement 179 12 22 15 20 25 23 12 6 4
  Military Retirement 46 10 5 4 5 9 3 3 0 4
  State or Local Government Retirement 875 32 79 88 68 66 71 55 51 40
  Railroad Retirement 53 5 0 0 2 7 12 10 6 3
  Annuities 55 24 3 5 1 1 2 3 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 93 28 19 13 9 9 0 0 2 3
  Other or Don't Know 112 30 16 13 8 3 0 9 4 3
Pension Income 2,125 314 288 204 218 181 142 103 89 66
  Company or Union Retirement 1,049 256 196 128 132 88 53 28 24 15
  Federal Government Retirement 133 4 18 9 17 15 17 11 4 4
  Military Retirement 10 2 0 1 0 1 3 3 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 830 27 76 77 68 64 69 55 48 40
  Railroad Retirement 49 5 0 0 0 7 12 7 6 3
  Annuities 23 6 3 3 0 0 2 0 0 0
Alimony 30 1 8 0 3 7 3 5 0 3
Child Support 18 9 1 6 0 1 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 7 4 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
29 10 2 7 0 0 6 0 0 1
Other Income, N.E.C. 34 32 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 8,085 148 311 783 1,426 1,229 923 835 505 329
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
8,341 94 256 722 1,256 992 751 670 504 395
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 7,396 166 333 911 1,644 1,438 1,013 864 493 269
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
7,688 113 289 844 1,450 1,175 804 698 518 358
  Government Transfer Payments 7,661 118 297 818 1,608 1,299 952 805 480 310
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 188 81 41 14 43 3 1 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
7,417 171 335 877 1,708 1,437 1,016 859 489 265
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
2,692 461 386 282 280 234 160 121 100 70

 

  $22,500 to $24,999 $25,000 to $27,499 $27,500 to $29,999 $30,000 to $32,499 $32,500 to $34,999 $35,000 to $37,499 $37,500 to $39,999 $40,000 to $42,499 $42,500 to $44,999 $45,000 to $47,499
65 to 74 Years
White alone, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
296 307 269 211 140 168 183 154 111 147
Earnings 32 123 52 89 33 48 36 64 12 51
  Wages and Salary 32 107 52 78 29 41 30 61 12 50
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 16 3 10 0 7 4 3 0 1
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 112 72 19 3 0 9 1 0 0 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 2 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 6 5 7 10 4 8 4 0 3 0
Disability Benefits 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 22 31 24 23 22 16 1 21 12 11
  Interest 10 10 11 7 1 6 6 0 9 6
  Dividends 2 21 0 14 3 1 0 3 3 4
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 5 19 8 8 0 5 9 10 3 0
Retirement Income 110 52 55 62 32 51 16 36 20 34
  Company or Union Retirement 17 16 12 5 5 16 10 8 0 6
  Federal Government Retirement 2 9 5 0 8 5 0 0 2 3
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 2 0 0 2 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 77 19 32 47 19 20 7 23 16 25
  Railroad Retirement 0 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 4 0 3 0 6 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 2 0 3 0 0 5 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 6 0 0 5 0 4 0 3 3 0
Pension Income 104 49 43 57 29 40 8 35 17 36
  Company or Union Retirement 14 13 7 8 5 16 2 8 0 3
  Federal Government Retirement 0 9 4 0 8 0 0 0 2 3
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 79 16 32 41 17 20 7 22 13 27
  Railroad Retirement 0 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 4 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 0
Alimony 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Child Support 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 164 165 117 100 54 94 86 87 36 71
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
294 302 229 159 160 168 124 118 88 125
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 112 81 21 3 0 9 1 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
268 237 157 82 105 82 50 48 49 56
  Government Transfer Payments 201 156 106 43 69 62 43 34 33 41
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
115 72 19 3 0 12 1 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
110 55 55 62 32 51 16 36 20 34

 

  $47,500 to $49,999 $50,000 to $52,499 $52,500 to $54,999 $55,000 to $57,499 $57,500 to $59,999 $60,000 to $62,499 $62,500 to $64,999 $65,000 to $67,499 $67,500 to $69,999 $70,000 to $72,499
65 to 74 Years
White alone, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
84 135 77 60 69 93 54 46 38 60
Earnings 35 77 18 14 10 53 1 24 4 42
  Wages and Salary 35 74 18 14 10 48 1 22 5 39
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 8 0 2 0 3
  Farm Self-Employment 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 6 32 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 3 4 0 0 3 3 0 0 0 3
Disability Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 8 12 13 0 3 0 2 15 9 5
  Interest 3 10 3 14 0 0 3 2 6 0
  Dividends 3 4 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 6 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 29 7 12 2 2 21 3 3 0 17
  Company or Union Retirement 19 4 4 0 0 15 0 2 0 5
  Federal Government Retirement 0 1 0 2 0 5 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 11 4 8 0 1 3 3 1 3 6
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 24 5 12 5 1 18 3 2 3 10
  Company or Union Retirement 16 0 4 0 0 12 0 2 0 5
  Federal Government Retirement 0 1 0 2 0 5 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 9 4 8 0 1 3 0 0 3 6
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alimony 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Child Support 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 48 91 27 28 16 42 12 30 13 44
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
101 101 60 48 31 87 34 41 15 58
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 6 32 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
58 48 32 13 14 25 18 8 2 12
  Government Transfer Payments 35 49 12 9 7 11 18 8 0 4
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
6 32 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
29 7 8 2 2 25 3 3 0 17

 

  $72,500 to $74,999 $75,000 to $77,499 $77,500 to $79,999 $80,000 to $82,499 $82,500 to $84,999 $85,000 to $87,499 $87,500 to $89,999 $90,000 to $92,499 $92,500 to $94,999 $95,000 to $97,499
65 to 74 Years
White alone, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
48 18 30 23 30 18 15 29 15 33
Earnings 6 25 3 15 13 4 0 32 2 6
  Wages and Salary 6 21 3 15 10 4 0 32 2 6
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 2 1 3 2 8 0 0 0 5 3
  Interest 5 3 16 0 0 0 0 3 0 0
  Dividends 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 4 0 0 4 0 0 0 3 0 4
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 3
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 4
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 3
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alimony 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Child Support 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 18 17 17 17 10 13 1 19 2 13
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
34 17 25 18 13 27 5 25 2 22
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
15 3 9 7 6 6 5 6 0 4
  Government Transfer Payments 12 0 9 0 6 0 3 0 0 0
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
4 0 0 4 0 0 0 3 0 4

 

    Median Income Mean Income Gini Ratio  
$97,500 to $99,999 $100,000 and over Value (Dol) Standard Error (Dol) Value (Dol) Standard Error (Dol) Ratio Standard Error B-CELL
65 to 74 Years
White alone, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
10 263 16,947 183 26,860 345 0.469 0.0107 1,249
Earnings 3 113 20,107 772 30,514 787 0.519 0.0185 1,249
  Wages and Salary 3 97 21,452 702 31,543 814 0.505 0.0195 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 11 9,662 1,362 18,599 2,280 0.646 0.0613 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 4 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Social Security 0 0 11,082 84 11,897 75 0.265 0.0088 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 3,532 493 4,737 352 0.482 0.0593 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Veterans Benefits 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Survivor Benefits 3 0 7,402 604 12,364 830 0.555 0.0474 1,249
Disability Benefits 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 6,281 529 7,490 610 0.426 0.0756 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Property Income 8 45 1,952 31 6,223 245 0.700 0.0218 1,249
  Interest 19 0 1,625 27 3,647 182 0.647 0.0323 1,249
  Dividends 3 2 1,827 46 3,725 221 0.593 0.0416 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 17 0 3,017 375 8,742 690 0.649 0.0452 1,249
Retirement Income 12 0 10,082 298 15,346 358 0.518 0.0175 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 6 0 6,474 318 11,373 485 0.578 0.0291 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 12,131 770 15,976 1,126 0.419 0.0650 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 16,501 752 19,784 544 0.397 0.0261 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Annuities 3 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 4,914 873 8,716 1,087 0.563 0.0851 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 3 0 6,898 1,303 14,653 2,085 0.605 0.0849 1,249
Pension Income 10 0 10,534 355 15,595 382 0.505 0.0188 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 6 0 6,395 352 11,220 531 0.582 0.0322 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 12,866 992 17,109 1,380 0.415 0.0750 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 16,584 733 19,715 546 0.388 0.0268 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Annuities 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Alimony 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Child Support 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Educational Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 4 141 12,894 136 19,398 276 0.447 0.0122 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
5 166 15,371 190 23,440 299 0.451 0.0108 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 11,120 84 11,942 75 0.265 0.0088 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 13 12,441 115 16,410 168 0.373 0.0105 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 0 0 11,904 94 14,599 133 0.339 0.0102 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 3,288 462 4,559 334 0.489 0.0580 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 11,075 84 11,912 74 0.265 0.0088 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
12 0 9,429 259 14,683 341 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau | Income |  Last Revised: January 14, 2013